User Testing Insights: How User-friendly is the Design?

A project log for FieldKit

Environmental sensing for everyone.

Lauren McElroyLauren McElroy 09/24/2019 at 18:100 Comments

An important and critical step in the UX Design process is User Testing. Before we moved too far in the design process, we conducted a usability test to determine if the app was an intuitive, valuable, and engaging user experience. 

We recruited and tested with participants that were both non-technical "amateurs" and technically-minded "professionals" in environmental data collection. During the session, we gave participants tasks to complete using the mobile app prototype and hardware prototype. We measured the user testing with the following metrics:

Key insights we learned from the user testing:

Key UX Enhancements